Background

Katie began her career with Geffen Mesher in 2011 after completing her Masters in Accounting at the University of Oregon. Originally from the Bay Area, Katie made the move to Oregon in 2007 in search of greater opportunities and has never looked back.

Katie has provided tax and attestation services to clients in various industries, including real estate, professional services, and manufacturing & distribution. This combination of tax and audit engagements has made her more equipped to help her clients by providing a better understanding of their businesses.

She is active in the firm’s recruiting program and real estate industry group efforts. A member of Women in Insurance and Financial Services (WIFS), she has presented on tax reform topics at their Lunch and Learn series.

Professional Organizations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Commercial Real Estate for Women, Member
CorksCREW, Planning Committee Member
OSCPA Educational Foundation, Board Member
Women in Insurance and Financial Services, Member

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Business, Western Oregon University
Masters of Accounting, University of Oregon
Certified Public Accountant, Oregon

SPECIALIZATIONS

C-corporation taxation

S-corporation taxation

Partnership taxation

Individual taxation